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My Favorite Season
Happenings / Opinion

My Favorite Season

The calendar beside my bed clearly states that in less than ten days “Autumn begins.” Oh, yeah? Not here in Southern California! Ah . . . Fall. Crisp mornings, leaves turning, football, sweaters, hot cocoa, and the scent of cozy wood fires from neighborhood homes. Not happening. Well, football, yes. But the rest? Pure fantasy. … Continue reading

Uncategorized

Voice Work

WordPress has its own blog called The Daily Post. One feature is daily writing prompts, many of which I find intriguing. Mostly I pass on these because I seem to have plenty (too much?) to say already. Today’s prompt, however, caught my imagination. Your blog is about to be recorded into an audiobook. If you … Continue reading

Hesitation
Fears / Medical

Hesitation

Been thinking some more about the cataract surgery scheduled for later this month. We saw my neurologist, Dr. H, on Tuesday. We discussed the risks of general anesthesia and intubation in light of my respiratory involvement. The more I think about it, the less I’m inclined to label getting rid of my cataract a “quality … Continue reading

Take Me Deeper
Faith

Take Me Deeper

Sometimes I wonder if my faith in God is stronger now because ALS has detoured me onto a shorter route to heaven. I would like to think that as I got older, my walk with the Lord would have become deeper, richer, and stronger regardless. At our church, sometimes the band leads us in the Hillsong … Continue reading